Lorenz Attractor

I’ve been reading Chaos by James Gleick recently and he mentioned the Lorenz Attractor as the flagship example of chaos. They’re always mesmerizing to look at, and provides an endless bounty of nonperiodic, continuous numbers to work with (e.g. for generative terrain).


See the sketch here.

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  1. […] a second example, I wrote a simple grapher for the Lorenz Attractor that plotted each individual coordinate over time. I wanted to show each coordinate in a different […]


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